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Grade Magnetic Resonance Imaging Medical Imaging Technologist Permanent 0.8 / 1.0FTE Position


Lakes District Health Board is looking for an experienced MRI MIT to lead the MRI service for the Lakes Region at Rotorua Hospital. The successful candidate will be leading a small energetic MRI team. This role includes researching new protocols to develop the MRI service, clinical management of referrals, protocol documentation and quality assurance. As the MRI Grade you will have the oversight for training student MRI MIT’s and working with the Radiology Manager to ensure the MRI team maintain competency through performance appraisals and on going professional development.


The position is a full time permanent (0.8FTE /1.0FTE) Grade MRI MRT. The successful applicant must have an MRTB registered MRI Scope of Practice, a minimum of five years clinical MRI experience and preferably some leadership and / or management experience. Good communication skills are required to chair regular MRI staff meetings and liaise with the MRI lead Radiologist.


Rotorua provides a relaxed lifestyle with numerous outdoor recreational opportunities on your doorstep. Rotorua Hospital is located in the heart of the North Island’s adventure region with easy access to activities including world class mountain biking, white water rafting, tramping and within an easy drive to the Bay of Plenty beaches, Taupo and skiing on Mt Ruapehu!!

Applications close 5pm Friday 5 February 2021. Interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible following close of applications.

For more information contact Kathy Colgan or Carla Hollinger: or

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Scope of practice

  • Medical Imaging Technologist